Originally from St. Louis, Missouri, Amy Gartenberg
moved to California in August 2012. She is an elementary school teacher and a recent graduate of the 200-
hour teacher training program at Yogis Anonymous
in Santa Monica ( yogisanonymous.com). She is the
founder of the blog C'est California Vie (
cestcaliforniavie.com) where you can find workouts, healthy recipes,
and daily musings. Find Amy running along the ocean,
hiking the canyons, or practicing at one of LA’s stellar
Lori has turned her passions of music, yoga, and health
and fitness into a lifestyle. A veteran music business executive, she is currently part of the powerhouse team at
Island Def Jam Music Group. She is also the KIIS-FM
health and fitness spokesperson and yoga instructor.
Lori is a certified yoga therapist who studied at Loyola
Marymount University under Dr Larry Payne. In her
column, Rockstar Health & Fitness, she interviews celebrities about their fitness routines. Find her blog at:
Dana Tilak is a trained Demartini Method® facilitator.
She has worked with many people from a wide variety
of backgrounds and ages to help them find point of
wisdom and certainty, through dissolving fear, guilt,
and doubts. She is also a certified Ayurvedic practitioner. Her vision and aptitude in combining the wisdom
of Osho, the science of Ayurveda, and modern techniques by Dr. John Demartini have led her to help hundreds of clients over the years.
Kris Wood lives on a small ranch with her husband,
four beagles, and five horses. She rides and competes
with her three thoroughbred horses in three-day events.
Currently, Kris is writing a memoir about her adopted
rescue beagle Chief and his adventures during his first
year of life outside the laboratory. Kris is an avid supporter and fundraiser for the Beagle Freedom Project
and if her husband will ever say yes…she would love to
adopt another one!
WHERE I PICK UP MY
Chase Heiland and Nico Greene both pick
up their copies of LA Yoga Magazine at
Exhale Venice. Chase says, “Yoga has been
transformational in my life as it has helped
me lose over one hundred pounds.” Nico
raves, “Even though I have traveled and
lived all over the world, the practice of
yoga and the community have made each
new place feel like home.”
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